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The Resource J. R. R. Tolkien's the hobbit, Rankin-Bass Productions ; producer, Saul Zaentz, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; writer, Romeo Muller ; directors, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr

J. R. R. Tolkien's the hobbit, Rankin-Bass Productions ; producer, Saul Zaentz, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; writer, Romeo Muller ; directors, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr

Label
J. R. R. Tolkien's the hobbit
Title
J. R. R. Tolkien's the hobbit
Statement of responsibility
Rankin-Bass Productions ; producer, Saul Zaentz, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; writer, Romeo Muller ; directors, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr
Title variation
Hobbit
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A long time ago, in Middle Earth, humans shared their days with elves, wizards, goblins, dragons, heroes ... and hobbits. Just minding his own business, Bilbo has a guest, Gandolf, drop in on him. Soon, one by one a whole group of dwarves drop in and Bilbo finds himself joining the quest to reclaim their kingdom from an evil dragon
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Animators, Yukiyoshi Hake, Kazuko Itoh, Hidetoshi Kakeko ... [et al.] ; original music, Maury Laws ; production designer, Arthur Rankin, Jr
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
PerformerNote
John Huston, Orson Bean, Otto Preminger, Brother Theodore, Paul Frees, Jack DeLeon, Don Messick, John Stephenson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987
  • 1906-2001
  • 1892-1973
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  • Bass, Jules
  • Rankin, Arthur
  • Muller, Romeo
  • Huston, John
  • Bean, Orson
  • Preminger, Otto
  • Brother Theodore
  • Frees, Paul
  • DeLeon, Jack
  • Messick, Don
  • Stephenson, John
  • Hake, Yukiyoshi
  • Itoh, Kazuko
  • Kakeko, Hidetoshi
  • Laws, Maury
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Rankin/Bass Productions
  • Warner Bros. Family Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
78
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  • Videodiscs
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Dragons
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
J. R. R. Tolkien's the hobbit, Rankin-Bass Productions ; producer, Saul Zaentz, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; writer, Romeo Muller ; directors, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Orignally produced as a television motion picture in 1978
  • Based on the novels by J.R.R. Tolkien
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
674172
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (78 min.)
Isbn
9780790762593
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569056626
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
00566
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 674172
  • (Sirsi) 674172
  • (OCoLC)47856098
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
J. R. R. Tolkien's the hobbit, Rankin-Bass Productions ; producer, Saul Zaentz, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr. ; writer, Romeo Muller ; directors, Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr
Publication
Note
  • Orignally produced as a television motion picture in 1978
  • Based on the novels by J.R.R. Tolkien
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
674172
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (78 min.)
Isbn
9780790762593
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569056626
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
00566
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 674172
  • (Sirsi) 674172
  • (OCoLC)47856098
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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